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Greece

  1. the urbanist
    A Sculptor’s Guide to AthensFresh-from-the-boat fish, dancing till sunrise, and contemporary art in a slaughterhouse.
  2. reality tv
    Lindsay Lohan’s New Reality Series Is a Grecian Vanderpump RulesLohan Beach Club is coming to MTV.
  3. investigations
    Did Sacha Baron Cohen Really Buy a Greek Island for Who Is America?The bizarre mystery behind a press release, a prank, and Tragonisi island.
  4. niche drama
    Why Are People in Greece Upset Over the New Mamma Mia! Filming Location?People on the island of Skopelos are feeling disappointed.
  5. summer vacation
    Are Lindsay Lohan and Tiffany Trump Taking a Trip to Greece Together?According to Instagram Stories, they’re “planning Mykonos.”
  6. Yanis Varoufakis Has Some Ideas About How to Save the FutureGreece’s former finance minister talks about capitalism, his own failures, and how liberal democracies should emulate China.
  7. summer travel
    16 Obscure-ish Islands for Mostly Middle-of-Nowhere VacationingSwim amid the mangrove trees in Thailand, scoot through coastal vineyards in Turkey — or do nothing at all.
  8. hairy situations
    Chanel Has the Easiest Summer Hair InspirationChanel cruise 2018 wants you to save all your ribbons.
  9. the urbanist
    What Do Royals Do All Day?They paint, they get accused of fraud, they run boutiques, they chain-smoke.
  10. hot shot
    An Actual Goddess Lit the Olympic Torch in Greece TodayBless the Greeks.
  11. greek debt crisis
    Voters Give Alexis Tsipras Another Chance to Fix GreeceHowever, turnout was very, very low. 
  12. monetary mayhem
    Greek Prime Minister Resigns, Crosses Fingers and Hopes Voters Reelect HimVoters will head to the polls, and Alexis Tsipras hopes they will give him a government easier to work with. 
  13. international affairs
    After 3 Weeks, Greek Banks Finally ReopenBut there are still many restrictions in place.
  14. greece
    German Finance Minister to Greece: Maybe You Should Just Leave” … it would perhaps be the better way for Greece.”
  15. international affairs
    Greek Parliament Approves Austerity Measures Voters Just RejectedHours after thousands protested the deal.
  16. international affairs
    European Leaders Reach Deal on Greek Debt CrisisThey say the plan will allow Greece to stay in the eurozone, but the road ahead is “arduous.”
  17. international affairs
    Long After ‘Final Deadline,’ Eurozone Leaders Are Still Negotiating With GreeceThere are no signs of an agreement on how to keep Greece on the euro.
  18. immaturity
    The Greek Finance Minister’s Signature Looks Rather PenislikeThat’s one hell of a Hancock.
  19. Greece Submits Harsher Austerity Proposal The terms are worse than what Greek voters rejected last weekend.
  20. international affairs
    Greece Shows Up to Emergency Summit Empty-Handed They said they’ll send their new bailout proposal by tomorrow, but the delay angered eurozone officials.
  21. greece
    What Happens If Greece Exits the Eurozone?The “Grexit” is either a doomsday scenario or the smartest way to resolve the crisis.
  22. international intrigue
    Greece’s Leather-Clad Finance Minister Resigns Yanis Varoufakis announced his exit in a blog post.
  23. economics
    The Absolute Moron’s Guide to the Greek Debt CrisisIf you don’t understand the referendum, you’re not alone; even Greeks can’t agree on what it meant.
  24. foreign affairs
    Greek Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Bailout TermsWhat that means for the future of Greece, and the eurozone, is unclear.
  25. awful things
    A Look at the Fear and Despair in GreeceWith Sunday’s bailout referendum looming, one man’s experience helps illustrate the tensions overwhelming the country.
  26. money troubles
    Greece Misses IMF Payment, Takes Another Step Toward Economic RuinIt’s now on the same list as nations like Sudan, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
  27. financial crisis
    Greek Banks Close for 6 Days As Debt Crisis DeepensGreece could be forced to leave the eurozone.
  28. Fire on Greek Ferry Leaves at Least 10 Dead, Dozens Injured “It was like a scene from hell,” said one passenger.
  29. disasters
    Rescuers Working to Save People on Burning FerryThe boat is drifting off the coast of Albania.
  30. the sports section
    Greece Advances in the World Cup on a Stoppage-Time Penalty-Kick GoalIt’s their first trip to the knockout round.
  31. huge mistakes
    People in Greece Are Not Actually Giving Themselves HIV for Welfare MoneyConservative media, like Limbaugh and Drudge, were citing an incorrect stat.
  32. hearts of gold
    Prostitutes Sponsor Broke Greek Soccer TeamThis is not Breast Cancer Awareness pink.
  33. grexit
    Good News: Greece and Europe Might Not Implode After All [UPDATED]Looks like pro-bailout forces will prevail.
  34. greek debt crisis
    Eurozone Finalizes Second Greek Bailout Take two.
  35. greek debt crisis
    Greece Passes Austerity Measures Amid Violent Protests Athens is burning.
  36. Mediavore
    Upstate PA Waitress Could be the State’s Most Efficient Thief; ‘Bitch’Plus: Get ready for trendy grilled cheese vegetable desserts in the New Year; and could too many free breadstick refills be the cause of Olive Garden’s financial woes, all in our morning news roundup.
  37. Mediavore
    Joanne Chang Tries Out Easy-Bake Ovens; The Ideal Gift for Your Sassy,Plus Greece’s Depression-era cookbook, and more, all in our morning news round-up.
  38. Greek PM Likely to Resign in Coming DaysDoesn’t want to lead coalition government.
  39. international intrigue
    Greece Had a Wacky Day Trying to Figure Out Their BailoutReferendum canceled and Papandreou is still prime minister, for now.
  40. greek bailout
    Greek Prime Minister’s Call for Referendum on Bailout Rattles Europe, MarketsGreece is on the brink.
  41. international intrigue
    Germany Gives the Thumbs Up to Bailout Fund ExpansionIt wasn’t close after all.
  42. the most important people in the world
    Hey Everybody, Tara Reid Got MarriedWhat’s wrong with the rest of you girls?
  43. international intrigue
    Greece Receives Bailout Funds, Crisis Averted… for now. The country will need more EU money by September.
  44. international intrigue
    Greek Parliament Approves Austerity MeasuresMeanwhile, rioters occupied the streets in Athens.
  45. terrorble
    Bomb Sent to Greek Embassy in RomeThat Informal Anarchist Federation, so organized.
  46. international intrigue
    Letter Bomb Sent to German Chancellor Angela MerkelThe explosive missive, believed to be sent by terrorists in Greece, was discovered safely.
  47. Mediavore
    Ronaldo Seduced Local Waitress; Oldest Bottle of Drinkable Champagne FoundA one night stand in L.A. may have lead to a baby for a soccer superstar, while Baltic divers unearth 200 year-old bubbly.
  48. bailouts
    EU Delivers $957 Billion Rescue Package for Troubled European EconomiesINF to provide hundreds of billions.
  49. their bad
    Stock-Trading Computers Helped Screw Up the Markets YesterdayDamn you, machines!
  50. the rest of the world
    Greece Is in Very Bad Shape Right NowStriking and rioting after government-imposed “austerity measures.”
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